Editorial assistant

PharmaCom Group - Stamford, CT

Full-timeEstimated: $38,000 - $53,000 a year
EducationSkills
We have an opening for a full-time, in-house,editorial assistant to provide editorial and project management support to the medical director of a medical education company. We produce a range of medical education content for healthcare professionals, including enduring materials (eg, monographs, case studies, slide decks, videos, conference reports, newsletters, journal articles) and live programs (requiring agendas, moderator/discussion guides, PowerPoint presentations, and digital content). We are looking for an organized, enthusiastic, dynamic candidate with excellent attention to detail, who is focused on exceeding the expectations of our clients.

Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree (emphasis: communications, health professions, life sciences)
Excellent editorial skills
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Enjoy working as part of a small team
Excellent computer skills

Should be skilled/proficient in:
Microsoft Office Suite
Adobe Acrobat

Be prepared to learn and use:
Reference Manager/Endnote
ftp site software
Video editing software
Website building software
Other web-based applications
Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
Responsibilities

Editorial:
Proofreading and copy editing
Fact-checking
Research
Reviewing layouts from art department
Some travel to medical meetings may be required

Project management:
Maintain status reports and time lines
Prepare evaluation reports
On-line survey development and data analysis
Build registration web pages
Collaborate with meetings and art departments
Qualified applicants should submit a resume and cover letter, including salary requirements.